2021

LEGISLATE VIRTUAL CONGRESS

IN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

July 2, 2021

AN ACT

Carbon Emission Reduction Act of 2021

Reduce the amount of carbon emissions in order to preserve our environment. This will be done by encouraging citizens to use environmental vehicles as opposed to gas vehicles.

Introduced By:

Date Introduced:

Referred to:

Stephen Garvey #0267

July 2, 2021, 12:40:58 AM

Environment

Whereas, we cannot let global warming to continue to destroy our planet.

BE IT ENACTED BY LEGISLATE SENATORS VIRTUALLY ASSEMBLED THAT

Glossary of Terms:

Environmentally friendly car: cars that don't use gas.

Bracket system: system used to tax based on certain value.

Deregulate nuclear energy (e.g Allowing nuclear facilities to re-concentrate uranium fuel, allowing uranium to have a higher percentage of potential fuel used.)

Subsidy on environmentally friendly car companies. 10% subsidy if you sell a car under the average price, within one standard deviation of the mean, a 6% subsidy, within two standard deviations, 2% subsidy.

Higher than two standard deviations or higher the sale will not receive a subsidy. An extra 5% subsidy on new electric vehicles with conventional power vehicle trade-in.

Increased funding on electric vehicle chargers.

Increase funding for the Department of Environmental & Conservation. That will spearhead this program.

Punishments:

If companies don't use their subsidy on discounts on EVs, than the government will fine them.

Enforcement:

An evaluation by the Department of Environment & Conservation will evaluable the necessity of this bill after 10 years, as electric vehicles are expected to become more dominant in the vehicle market.

Enactment:

Carbon Emission Reduction Act of 2021

will go into effect on

January 1, 2022, 5:00:00 AM

More people will need to be hired at the Department of Environment & Conservation